The trial of Hissene Habre was suspended on Tuesday until September after the court named new lawyers because his defence team shunned the session.
Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras sees further pension cuts to low earners as a red line his leftist Syriza party will not cross.
Sudan said on Monday that President Omar al-Bashir has left South Africa.
A representative for the family of "The Shape of Jazz to Come" musician says the cause of Ornette Coleman's death was cardiac arrest.
"Fifty Shades of Grey" author, EL James, has penned a new entry in the series that takes the point of view of its male character, Christian Grey.
The euro leapt, Greek bond yields fell, but nothing actually changed in another day of talks with international creditors.
A Chinese state-owned newspaper has warned the US that their continued resistance to the building of artificial islands will lead to a full-blown war.
John Nash, the Nobel Prize winner whose longtime struggle with mental illness inspired the movie "A Beautiful Mind", was killed in a car crash Sunday.
A court has temporarily halted the deportation of 200 migrants, detained after a raid on a church, amid claims of "state-sponsored" xenophobia.
Prime Minister David Cameron won a stunning election victory in Britain, leaving his Labour opponents in tatters.